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50 shades of Grey Berlin

or … don’t be yourself

If I could describe  the Berlin I got to know in one picture it’d be it:

Yeah. Dark with some stripes of color trying to break through but unable to  damage the thick thick layer of grayness covering it all… 117 more words


Banh Mi Showdown

While Ho Chi Minh City is not the capital of Vietnam, it’s often thought of as the capital of banh mi (personally, I think the latter is a  better claim to fame!). 959 more words

The Exquisite Dim Sums of South East Asia

Shizusan though being a regular newsmaker once again came into limelight as it was awarded with” Best Asian Restaurant” at the Times Food & Nightlife Awards 2017. 747 more words

Phonatic, Hindley Street

Words and photos by Jessie Krieg

It’s a family affair at Phonatic!

We won’t spoil the story of how this incredible restaurant came to be – it’s truly inspiring and a bit of a tear jerker – but we WILL tell you that this little eastern eatery is simply Phontastic! 367 more words

Food & Drink

Learn About Viet Nom Nom


Viet Nom Nom is equal parts fast, fresh, and delicious. We all know the age-old perception: tasty food isn’t healthy, and healthy food isn’t tasty. 321 more words

Mango and shrimp rice-paper rolls with Nuoc Cham

It is a beautiful day.  It is warm and sunny. It is perfect to take a walk along the riverside in the early morning.  Then I like to have a full English breakfast and a cup of coffee in a cosy café.   413 more words



The Mouse’s schedule was all messed up today. Without going into details, The Mouse’s planned exploration into a new sushi bar was dashed for lunch. The Mouse then had second thoughts about ordering take-out fried chicken … because … “fried”. 193 more words